Timothee Edouard Pitre

1860 L'Ardoise, Nova Scotia 1933 Cambridge, Massachusetts



Continuation of tree (1st child of Michel Pitre/Lucie Taylor); all known surname descendants:

               8           Timothee Edouard Pitre  b: 5 November 1860  L'Ardoise, Richmond, NS; d: 15 January 1933  Cambridge, Middlesex, MA

                                   + Marie Leblanc  b: August 1864  Nova Scotia; m: 5 October 1885  Boston, Suffolk, MA [Noel/Catherine Bennoist]; d: 19 September 1925  Cambridge, Middlesex, MA

                          9           Annie B. Peters  b: December 1887  Boston, Suffolk, MA; d: 31 January 1891  Somerville, Middlesex, MA

                          9           Francis Edward Peters  b: 29 December 1888  Boston, Suffolk, MA; d: 21 September 1964  North Abington, Plymouth, MA

                                         + Julia Elizabeth Boudreau  b: February 1890  Cambridge, Middlesex, MA; m: 31 January 1916  Cambridge, Middlesex, MA [Benjamin/Catherine Levange]; d: 25 May 1920  Cambridge, Middlesex, MA

                                       *2nd Wife of Francis Edward Peters:

                                         + Edith Hopkins  b: 13 February 1891  East Jeddore, Halifax, NS; m: Abt. 1924 [John M./Margaret Arnold]; d: Aft. 1940

                          9           Ann S. Peters  b: 1891  Somerville, Middlesex, MA; d: 14 July 1891  Somerville, Middlesex, MA

                          9           Charles Henry Peters  b: 10 June 1892  Somerville, Middlesex, MA; d: 2 January 1948  Somerville, Middlesex, MA

                                           +Frances M. Bell  b: Abt. 1904  Massachusetts; m: Abt. 1921 [--- Bell/Margret ---]; d: 20 September 1945  Somerville, Middlesex, MA

                                        *2nd Wife of Charles Henry Peters:

                                           +Helen Louise McCarthy  b: 16 June 1905; m: Abt. 1946; d: 5 February 1978  Watertown, Middlesex, MA

                          9           James Joseph Peters  b: 28 August 1893  Somerville, Middlesex, MA; d: 24 February 1952  Cambridge, Middlesex, MA

                                         + Laura M. Larose  b: 28 August 1901  Massachusetts; m: Abt. 1921; d: 25 September 1981  Somerville, Middlesex, MA

                          9           Noel Thomas Peters  b: 1 July 1895  Cambridge, Middlesex, MA; d: 6 November 1975  Newburyport, Essex, MA

                                          +Sarah Elizabeth Keenan  b: 14 June 1905  Johnston, Renfrewshire, Scotland; m: 31 October 1923  Cambridge, MA [John/---]; d: 18 April 1979  Newburyport, Essex, MA

                          9           Irene Catherine Peters  b: 15 January 1899  Cambridge, Middlesex, MA

                                         + Leo Boudreau  b: Abt. 1892  Massachusetts; m: 10 February 1915  Cambridge, Middlesex, MA [Benjamin/Catherine Lavigne]



Notes for Timothee Edouard Pitre:


- Emigrated 1882 or 1878.


- 1900 Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts:  Edward Peters 36 (carpenter), wife of 14 years Mary 32 (5 of 7 children still living), Frank E. 11, Henry C. 8, James G. 6, Noel T. 4, Irene C. 1.

- 1910 Cambridge, Middlesx, MA:  Edward Peters 45 (carpenter), wife of 26 years Mary 43 (5 of 7 children still living), Frank 21, Henry 17, James 16, Nowell 15, Irene 11.

- 1920 Cambridge, Middlesex, MA:  Edward T. Peters 56 (carpenter), wife Mary 53, Charles 28, James 26, Noel 24; son Frank 31 (salesman), wife Julia 27, Ellenor 1 year 7 months.

- 1930 Cambridge, Middlesex, MA:  James J. Peters 37, wife Laura M. 28, Marie L. 8, Dorothy A. 4, James J. 10 months, widowed father Edward T. 67.

Obituary:  Boston Globe (Boston, MA), Tuesday, 17 January 1933:  Peters - In Cambridge, Jan. 15, Edward T., beloved husband of the late Mary L. Peters (nee La Blanc).  Funeral from his residence, 102 Kinnaird st., Wednesday morning at 8:15.  Requiem high mass at St. Paul's Church at 9 o'clock.  Relatives and friends kindly invited.

World War I registrations (sons):

Francis Edward Peters:  Frank Edward Peters, b. 29 Dec 1888 Boston; automobile dealer; wife & 4-month-old child; medium height; slender build; grey eyes & brown hair (Cambridge 1917)

Noel Thomas Peters:  Noel Thomas Peters, b. 1 Jul 1895 Somerville; ice man; single; short height, medium build; blue eyes & brown hair (Cambridge 1917)


Obituaries for the children:

Francis Edward Peters:  The Patriot Ledger (Quincy, MA), Tuesday, 22 September 1964:  Abington - Frank E. Peters, 75, of 707 Bedford Street, North Abington, died yesterday at his home after a long illness.  Born and educated in Boston, he had been an Abington resident for three years and had previously lived in Quincy for 40 years.  Mr. Peters was a retired machinist for the Walter Baker Chocolate Company, Milton.  He was a member of the Town River Yacht Club.  He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Mary (Hopkins) Peters; a stepson, Frank Hopkins in Escondido, Calif.; three sons, Frank E. Peters Jr. of Rockland, Theodore R. Peters of Trenton, Conn., and John H. Peters of North Abington; three daughters, Mrs. Jeanne E. Barcellos of South Weymouth, Mrs. Eleanor Jozweik of Chicago and Miss Mary P. Peters of Palmer; a brother, Albert T. Peters of Newburyport, and 17 grandchildren.  A high mass of requiem will be celebrated Thursday at 9 a.m. in the Blessed Sacrament Church, Quincy.  Burial will be in Mt. Wollaston Cemetery, Quincy.  Visiting hours at the Deware Brothers Funeral Home will be tomorrow from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.


Charles Henry Peters:  Boston Globe (Boston, MA), Sunday, 4 January 1948:  Peters - In Somerville, suddenly, Jan. 2, Charles H. Peters, of 9 Warren av., husband of Helen L. (McCarthy) Peters.  Funeral from 2 Benton road, Monday, at 8 a.m.  Solemn High Mass at St. Joseph's Church at 9 a.m.  Relatives and friends invited.  Member of Burnham Manning Post 1105, Watertown, Y-D 104th Division, Local 25.


James Joseph Peters:  Boston Globe (Boston, MA), Tuesday, 26 February 1952:  Peters - In Cambridge, Feb. 24, James J. Peters, husband of Laura (Larose) Peters, father of Mrs. Daniel Coleman, Mrs. William Coleman and James J. Peters Jr.  Funeral from the residence, 366 Putnam av., Wednesday at 8 a.m.  Requien High Mass at the Blessed Sacrament Church at 9 a.m.  Relatives and friends invited.  Member of A.L. Post 27.  Interment in Cambridge Cemetery.



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Items in RED sourced from Holy Guardian Angels, L'Ardoise registers provided on Patrick B. Burke's website, L'Ardoise Cemetery and Memorial Records, and from birth registrations/baptismal records, marriage/death certificates online at Nova Scotia Historical Vital Statistics. 

- Massachusetts items in RED from online records.


Last updated:  12 August 2018.